Design Assistant

Personnel Selection
Farnham, Surrey
£22k - 28k per year + Free Parking, 20 Days Holiday
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are a well-established furniture and design company with an impressive showroom based in Farnham town centre, seeking a Design Assistant to support our Designers. Due to expansion and exciting growth plans, we are looking to develop our team, offering a great opportunity for someone looking for a career in design.

Working Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm, with a salary c£25K, free parking and 20 days’ holiday entitlement, you will join a reputable company who will develop and train you to become a pivotal part of the team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Dealing with Architectures
  • Scaling drawings
  • Managing print outs
  • Using CAD (full training will be given)
  • Assisting with costing and quotes
  • Booking appointments for designers
  • Being aware of projects through to completion
  • Answering incoming calls
  • Liaising with external and internal departments
  • General Administration

The ideal candidate for the Design Assistant role will be educated to Degree level, A-level or equivalent, ideally within a related subject such as graphic design or Art. An interest or understanding of interior design, architecture and furnishing will be a distinct advantage.

You will have strong PC skills and excellent communication skills, with a can do attitude. Experience and proficiency with CAD would be desirable. A desire to want to work within the design sector with an artistic flair for creativity would be of great benefit. Full product training will be provided.